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Jan 5, 2017
Top Ten Tips for Co-Parenting- Part 3
Be willing to alter the visitation schedule. Consistency is usually always the best policy except if being flexible makes it more possible for your children to develop a better relationship with their other parent.
Dec 9, 2016
Children of divorce and the holidays little people at the big people’s table
When I was growing up we would go to my grandmother’s for different holiday events. I remember at Christmas when the entire family including all our cousins would come together there were always two eating areas. One was in the kitchen at the kitchen table and that is where all the kids or as my grandfather would say, “the little people”, would eat. At the nice dining room table with all the food is where the big people sat.
Dec 4, 2016
Top Ten Tips for Co-Parenting-Part2
Encourage your child to communicate. It is so important for them to feel safe and free to share whatever feelings they may have.
Jan 17, 2017
WELCOME to 2017!!!
With 2017 here it is a great time to reflect on the past year and look into the new year for new beginnings. It’s like looking into a mirror on the past years accomplishments and set backs and then looking through a window at new beginnings and possibilities that this new year could bring.
Nov 23, 2016
Being Thankful When We Don’t Feel Like It
But what if you really don’t feel thankful? What if you are surrounded in pain, feeling lonely and don’t even want to celebrate with friends and family? I know that feeling too, all too well. So what do you do when you are surrounded with people who love you and want you to be happy but it is taking all the energy you have just to wear a smile?
Oct 22, 2016
The Anxious Leaf
The leaves are changing, the air is cooler and school is well on it’s way. Fall….the beauty of it, the close of the warm sun replaced by the cool breeze. When I got remarried I was blessed with 3 more step children. They were born and raised in Southern Mississippi. They talk about it being 90 degrees there now and it is so hard to believe not being able to enjoy the beauty of fall. As much as I love the heat of summer, I can’t imagine not experiencing the rich colors that fall brings.
It makes me think of a little story. Let me share it with you.